How do you administer liquid meds in a syringe?

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by Qi Chicken, Oct 9, 2010.

  1. Qi Chicken

    Qi Chicken Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 3, 2009
    I am trying to give my chicken an epson water flush. 30 cc with 1 tsp epson salts. Tastes terrible so want to syringe it in her beak. How do I do this without getting it in her lungs?
  2. Judy

    Judy Chicken Obsessed Staff Member Premium Member

    Feb 5, 2009
    South Georgia
    The safe way is to drop it on the side of her beak and let her pull it in and swallow. You are wise not to squirt it into her mouth.

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